Reports Report 618e (Event 618-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 618-2015
Observer
NameMark P
Experience Level2/5
Remarksfantastic. the best meteor/meteorite I have ever seen in 40 years
Location
AddressGreensboro, NC
Latitude36° 4' 36.22'' N (36.08°)
Longitude 79° 50' 33.19'' W (-79.84°)
Elevation246.94m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-03-08 22:38 EDT
UT Date & Time2015-03-09 02:38 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle220°
Moving
Facing azimuth33°
First azimuth45°
First elevation50°
Last azimuth25°
Last elevation20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorBlue, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length50°
Remarksstraight, white blue train, quickly disappeared
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarksminimal but definite enlargement of the fireball at its endpoint
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-